Call for contributions - "SHARED SPACES: MIGRATION PAST & PRESENT"

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The UNESCO Chair in Refugee Integration through Language and the Arts (RILA) organises a nonference in New Lanark, Scotland, on "Shared spaces". 

The event aims to explore ways of sharing spaces, in both past and present and with a focus on people who have experienced migration in their lives.

They invite creative contributions that guide the audience to deeper levels of reflection and understanding of sharing space and that work with the physical spaces in New Lanark to strengthen their message through place-based learning. Preference will be given to contributions that incorporate the performing arts, but proposals with a more academic slant will also be considered.

Please submit a short proposal describing your contribution to in one of the following formats:

  • Written description of maximum one side A4 (11pt Arial)
  • Link to an Audio/video recording of maximum 2 minutes

Deadline for application is at midnight on 4 September 2023

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